Ger van der Vusse

Despite many declarations of the United Nations and promises made by almost all governments of the countries on our planet, millions of children are still living in a child-hostile world. Children are not only threatened by malnutrition, diseases and warfare but also by lack of appropriate … [Read more...]

Rownak Alin

My son Mahin Mursalin writes our sponsored kids regularly and gets so excited to get a letter in the mail from Bangladesh. It is an amazing program that changed our daily life. –Rownak Alin New York … [Read more...]

Dr. Abdul Ali Manu

My son is sponsoring a child in Bangladesh through DCI’s Sun Child Program since 2005. Abid likes the program, especially the communication with his sponsored friend. Abid saves money in his piggy bank for his sponsored child and always waits for the letter and picture of his sponsored friend. This … [Read more...]

Message from Salma Siddique, DCI Youth Volunteer

Distressed Children and Infants International (DCI) is a phenomenal organization that benefits not only children, but their families, and the communities in which they live in. As a pediatrician in New York, we see a huge spectrum of illness and disease, as well as social issues that impact children … [Read more...]

Fahmida Sharmin

Sponsoring children through DCI and visiting the project areas in Bangladesh is an experience which is unique and enough to change a person forever. I have been sponsoring 25 children for the last three years. I really like the program. It is simple and transparent, and I have direct contact with my … [Read more...]

Dr. Mutahar Ahmed

It’s difficult and saddening to see true poverty and even more upsetting to see that those who suffer most are children. However, it’s also uplifting to know that organizations like Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) exist to aid those living in poverty. I visited DCI’s Sun Child … [Read more...]

Anis Zaman

Last winter I went to Bangladesh to see my mom and to visit my sponsored child, Laboni Akter Tanjila. I have been sponsoring Laboni for the last couple of years and until now I knew her only from pictures. I was very excited to finally to be able to meet my sponsored child. My brother and I went to … [Read more...]

Dr. Mutahar Ahmed

It’s difficult and saddening to see true poverty and even more upsetting to see that those who suffer most are children. However, it’s also uplifting to know that organizations like Distressed Children & Infants International (DCI) exist to aid those living in poverty. I visited DCI’s Sun Child … [Read more...]

Reanna Rafiq & Gulen Rafiq

Every year we send gifts to our sponsored friend Shanta and her family during celebration of EID. Shanta and her sister never had Eid gifts before. We want to give the same joy of EID to our sponsored child. –Reanna Rafiq and Gulen Rafiq Suwanee, GA … [Read more...]

Nashra, Tafsia & Sharmeen Parvez

We sent a special gift to our sponsored children Ginnufa Begum, Saiful Hawlader, Sharmin Gazi). We donated $1000 for our three sponsored children to create small income generation for their families, so that they can gradually become independent. Sharmin’s family received 25,000 Tk to start a rice … [Read more...]

Toni L. Silva

Thank you to Dr. Hoque and everybody at DCI for educating hundreds of students at Dodd Middle School, in Cheshire, Connecticut, about the needs of impoverished children in Bangladesh and throughout the world. It has been our pleasure to run community service projects to donate hundreds of books and … [Read more...]

Mashud Reza

I wish Distressed Children and Infants International all the success. I am honored and proud to be a part of DCI’s noble mission. Working with DCI for distressed children in Bangladesh and around the world is a large priority in my life, and I invite you to make it a part of yours. I would like to … [Read more...]

Dr. Faizul Islam

“No nation can progress without addressing the plight of its children. DCI is working towards that goal. I wish DCI great success.” –Dr. Faizul Islam , Washington DC … [Read more...]

Ruqsana Ahmed Polly

Hi, I am Ruqsana Polly Ahmed, President of DCI’s Michigan Chapter. I’m enjoying working with DCI and feel proud to be a part of this organization. When I went to Bangladesh in 2006, I visited different areas where DCI’s team is working very hard. I really appreciate the opportunity to work for the … [Read more...]

Chowdhury Salahuddin Mahmood

We, the DCI Texas chapter, feel proud to be a part of this great team, sharing the same vision and goal: helping underprivileged children worldwide. We strongly believe that we are all working for a great cause. Many are the challenges, but so are the opportunities. We would like to commend … [Read more...]

Saleh Kibria

DCI is working hard to reach its goal of preventing the cycle of poverty through education and health care. Recently, I had an opportunity to visit our Hobiganj project under the Sun Child Sponsorship Program. It was an enlightening experience shared by each of us, making our visit to Bangladesh an … [Read more...]

Dr. Abdul Ali Manu

I would like to take this opportunity to thank all people from all parts of the United States including Canada for their generous support to improve the lives of these unfortunate children. –Dr. Abdul Ali Manu, President, DCI Canada … [Read more...]

Tammana A. Morshed

I am extremely humbled to be a helping hand to the Distressed Children & infants international organization. I have always yearned in my life to help a child in need in my home country of Bangladesh, but I never knew how to make a difference. DCI gave me the opportunity to fulfill this dream of mine … [Read more...]

Javed, Shaila & Zayan Rahman

We consider ourselves very fortunate to be a part of DCI. We like to congratulate DCI on the completion of another successful year of operation and continuing humanitarian work with the rural poor in Bangladesh. Many people think for the poor but to actually do something about it and in a … [Read more...]

Abul Kashem Toha

DCI is doing a splendid job for impoverished children of Bangladesh. I urge everybody who lives in the USA, Canada and other countries to please come forward and help the distressed children of Bangladesh. If we save the price of a cup of tea or coffee a day we may save one child’s life in … [Read more...]

Dr. Mohammad G. Saklayen

I am one of the very first sponsors of DCI, it has been a very rewarding and inspirational experience. I feel proud myself to be involved in the great work that DCI is doing to help many impoverished children in Bangladesh. My best wishes for DCI. –Dr. Mohammad G. Saklayen Advisor, DCI Dayton, … [Read more...]

Mukhles and Shefa Bhuiyan

We are very proud of our association with DCI and are very happy to be a partner in its fight against child labor, hunger, poverty and blindness. Thank you DCI for the noble and wonderful work. –Mukhles and Shefa Bhuiyan Los Angeles, CA … [Read more...]

Dr. Shahan Chowdhury

I am proud to be a part of this organization. I visited my sponsored child, Rahima, last December. She was so nervous to meet me at first, but soon was smiling. I was happy that her parents were there to support her educational efforts. She has ambition and wants to study and work hard. At heart, … [Read more...]

Bela Chowdhury

My name is Bela Chowdhury and I have supported DCI from its inception. I have a personal connection with DCI because it supports and render services to my father’s village school in Feni, Bangladesh. The students here are receiving school supplies, nutrition supplements and also medical attention. … [Read more...]